Ian Gilmour, 18 February 1982
Show More The Struggle for Peace in the Middle East by Mahmoud Riad.
Quartet, 365 pp., £11.95, October 1981, 0 7043 2297 8Show More
Palestinian Self-Determination by Hassan BinTalal.
Quartet, 138 pp., £6.95, July 1981, 0 7043 2312 5Show More
This Year in Jerusalem by Kenneth Cragg.
Darton, Longman and Todd, 192 pp., £5.95, February 1982, 0 232 51524 7Show More
“... or for its adamant refusal of self-determination to the Palestinians – a right to which Prince Hassan of Jordan, in his learned and judicious examination of the legal problems, shows they are fully entitled. The apt epigraph to his book is Pope’s couplet: Truths would you teach, or save a sinking land? All fear, none aid you, and few ...”